Nanticoke Memorial Hospital hosts Safe Sitter® classes on Saturdays from 9:00 am to 3:00 pm in Meeting Room 1. These classes are open to pre-teens and teenagers between 11 and 13 years of age who are interested in learning child care essentials and safety.
This year’s class schedule:
- Saturday, March 9
- Saturday, June 22
- Saturday, July 20
- Saturday, October 12
The Safe Sitter® course is designed to train pre-teens & teenagers how to be safe baby/child sitters. Components include infant/child development and care, safety, injury prevention, first aid, accident management, emergency protocol, rescue breathing and choking management. The lessons are filled with fun activities and role-playing exercises.
The cost for the Safe Sitter® class is $35 per student, which includes the class and all materials needed. Pre-registration is required.
To register for a class or for more information, contact Nanticoke’s Maternal Child Health Clinical Educator at 302-629-6611, extension 2540.